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CHANGES WITH THIS ADVISORY -------------------------- None.
WATCHES AND WARNINGS -------------------- Typhoon watches remain effect for Tinian and Saipan. A tropical storm watch remains in effect for Rota.
Residents of Guam should continue to monitor the progress of Tropical Storm Yutu.
SUMMARY OF 1000 PM CHST...1200 UTC...INFORMATION ------------------------------------------------ Location...10.6N 153.8E
About 250 miles north-northeast of Chuuk About 625 miles east-southeast of Saipan About 630 miles east-southeast of Tinian About 630 miles east-southeast of Rota About 640 miles east-southeast of Guam
Maximum sustained winds...50 mph Present movement...northwest...315 degrees at 17 mph
DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK ---------------------- At 1000 PM CHST...1200 UTC...the center of Tropical Storm Yutu was located near Latitude 10.6 degrees North and Longitude 153.8 degrees East. Yutu is moving northwest at 17 mph. It is expected to maintain this general course for the next few days. On this track, Yutu will likely be approaching the Marianas Wednesday night.
Maximum sustained winds have increased to 50 mph. Yutu is forecast to intensify over the next few days and could become a Typhoon on Tuesday.
Tropical storm force winds extend outward from the center up to 140 miles to the northeast and 115 miles elsewhere.
NEXT ADVISORY ------------- The next scheduled advisory will be issued by the National Weather Service at 200 AM early Tuesday morning followed by an intermediate advisory at 500 AM.
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